Monday, January 13, 2020

4:30-6 pm

Literary Walking Tour. Click here for details. (Advance ticket purchase required.)

7-10 pm

Orientation dinner at the Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, 907 Whitehead Street.
Please arrive a few minutes early to check in.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

10 am-1 pm

Workshops in session (various locations)

2:30-4 pm

The Writer’s Toolkit: Session 1:”Paths to Publication: Finding the Right Home for Your Book”
Custom House Museum, 281 Front Street, 3rd floor
(Advance registration required.)

5-6 pm

Reception at Books & Books @ The Studios of Key West, 533 Eaton Street

Writers on Writing I
Free and open to the public (first-come, first-seated)
Helmerich Theater at The Studios of Key West, 533 Eaton Street

6-6:10 pm

Greetings from Arlo Haskell, executive director

6:10-6:45 pm

Lauren Groff:
“A Reading from Florida

6:45-7:25 pm

Luis Alberto Urrea:
“The Stories We Tell”

7:25-7:40 pm

15-minute break

7:40-8:30 pm

Billy Collins and Gregory Pardlo:
“A Life in Poetry”

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

10 am-1 pm

Workshops in session (various locations)

2:30-4 pm

The Writer’s Toolkit: Session 2: “Hooks and Pitches: Describing Your Work to Gain Attention”
Custom House Museum, 281 Front Street 3rd floor (Advance registration required.)

4:20-6:20 pm

Sailing aboard the Argo Navis: docks at 0 Margaret Street behind Turtle Kraals Restaurant. (Advance ticket purchase required.)

Writers on Writing II
Free and open to the public (first-come, first-seated)
Helmerich Theater at The Studios of Key West, 533 Eaton Street

6:30-6:40 pm

Greetings from Katrin Schumann, program coordinator

6:40-7:30 pm

Fernanda Eberstadt, Claire Messud, and Francine Prose:
“Why Write?”

7:30-8:15 pm

Christopher Castellani:
“Backstage with Leading Men

Thursday, January 16, 2020

10 am-1 pm

Workshops in session (various locations)

2:30-4 pm

The Writer’s Toolkit: Session 3: “Defining Success: How to Promote Your Work in Authentic Ways”
Custom House Museum, 281 Front Street, 3rd floor
(Advance registration required.)

4:30-6 pm

Literary Walking Tour. Click here for details. (Advance ticket purchase required.)

6–8 pm

Farewell Reception at the Key West Lighthouse, 938 Whitehead Street

Friday, January 17, 2020

10 am-1 pm

Workshops in session (various locations)

4:30-6 pm

Literary Walking Tour. Click here for details. (Advance ticket purchase required.)